The Wild New School Tattoos of Shaun Flinn Will Make Your Eyes Pop!

Shaun Flinn's tattoos come from the wildest depths of his imagination to create truly original new school tattoos that will turn heads

Shaun Flinn is a tattoo artist with almost 9 years experience working out of 5-7-0 Tattooing Co., in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. He first started out studying media arts and animation before deciding to embark on a tattoo apprenticeship. His background comes through in his fun cartoon-like new school tattoos that he's known for.

His philosophy regarding tattoo design is to keep it fun and fresh and to avoid hitting a plateau. Shaun knows the importance of growing as an artist which is why you can often find him doing guest spots, traveling and meeting other tattoo artists. Check out his too cool for new school style and maybe you'll find some fun inspiration for your next tattoo!

“I love illustrative, cartoon-y, colorful pieces. I love taking a lighthearted take on tattoos. I like to keep it fun, nothing too serious.” Shaun Flinn
“I love illustrative, cartoon-y, colorful pieces. I love taking a lighthearted take on tattoos. I like to keep it fun, nothing too serious.” Shaun Flinn
This unusual chest piece might represent life death and nature? What do you think?
This unusual chest piece might represent life death and nature? What do you think?
Awesome upper arm half sleeve inspired by creepy playing cards
Awesome upper arm half sleeve inspired by creepy playing cards
Ever wondered what a fusion of Batman and the Joker would look like?
Ever wondered what a fusion of Batman and the Joker would look like?

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An awesome alternative to a typical pet portrait tattoo
An awesome alternative to a typical pet portrait tattoo
Cannibal fighting fish makes a unique alternative to a koi fish
Cannibal fighting fish makes a unique alternative to a koi fish
Cute dog tattoo for any canine lover out there
Cute dog tattoo for any canine lover out there
Fun portraits can tell an interesting story
Fun portraits can tell an interesting story
Cute vamp and zombie girl tattoos for BFFs
Cute vamp and zombie girl tattoos for BFFs
This geisha monster looks like it would come alive and eat you
This geisha monster looks like it would come alive and eat you
A unique twist on a skull and wings tattoo
A unique twist on a skull and wings tattoo
Killer looking bull tattoo with gorgeous color and shading
Killer looking bull tattoo with gorgeous color and shading
Amazing comic style armored angel in process
Amazing comic style armored angel in process

Shaun Flinn is mostly known for his new school style but he also has a wider repertoire. He even manages to stamp his own style on popular tattoos just like the ones below. Check out how he brings vibrancy to flower tattoos and black and grey.

Flinn manages to make this elephant tattoo original by inking the elephant too
Flinn manages to make this elephant tattoo original by inking the elephant too
His flowers are bold and bright
His flowers are bold and bright
The combination of delicate pink roses and strong black lines is gorgeous
The combination of delicate pink roses and strong black lines is gorgeous
Beautiful floral tribute to a loved one
Beautiful floral tribute to a loved one
Flinn can put his own style to make a floral design stand out
Flinn can put his own style to make a floral design stand out

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Skull obsessed tattoo fanatic, writer for Tattoodo, voice actor and visual artist who loves metal and headbanging. Inspired by Neil Gaiman, Tool, horror & the macabre.

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